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Eire

[air-uh, ahy-ruh, air-ee, ahy-ree] /ˈɛər ə, ˈaɪ rə, ˈɛər i, ˈaɪ ri/
noun
1.
the Irish name of Ireland.
2.
a former name (1937–49) of the Republic of Ireland.
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Eire

/ˈɛərə/
noun
1.
the Irish Gaelic name for Ireland
2.
a former official name (1937–49) for Republic of Ireland
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Word Origin and History for Eire

see Irish.

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